Why some beds are they based in the landscape while others shock? How to successfully build a fairy garden at home or in his yard? The secret: the preparation! Respect the basic rules for designing your flower bed flower can mean the difference between a successful project or not. The first step is to design your flower bed on paper. Here’s how.

How to make a plan

1. Draw First all permanent structures such as home, pool or garden shed.
2. mark out the contour of the bed. Here, you can concentrate on the shape and practicality. Explore the possibilities.
3. Choose the location of the larger plants.
4. Place perennials and keep spaces free land for planting annuals. Of course, choose perennials depending on soil conditions and existing sunlight.


These four rules will guide you now to choose the right plants to create a flower bed smooth and colorful.

1. The unit: Your house and your garden must form a whole. If your home exudes a personality, we must become as the garden extension. For example, take the color of the exterior of your home as a starting point and match to that a palette of blooms.

2. Simplicity: Less of various materials, fewer varieties of plants, fewer colors for best results. Create masses of color who have much impact by planting more than three plants of one variety.

3. The balance and interplay of proportions: The games in height, and horizontal extents of flat areas (lawns) are essential for introducing a dynamic into your landscaping. In a garden classic, and operate the symmetry axes. For a less conventional garden, highlight focal points, like a bench or a sculpture.

4. Harmony: Use colors that blend well together to create atmospheres. Shades of purple, pink and gray foliage has a soothing effect. Warm tones like red and orange brighten. Play simplicity in your harmonies while keeping in mind one or two colors that will marry with related colors. This will create flowerbeds remarkable!